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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A part of a territory (as a city) having definite bounds or functions and often established for administrative purposes.

Usage examples (36)
  • Noun : the precincts of a town
  • One local celebrity from these precincts is blogger Kenton Ngo.
  • This Add and Drop within a set of precincts is a vector for fraud.
  • Tea party supporters became poll watchers in precincts across Houston to guard against voter fraud. for more
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